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 Penreach Literacy Week

A reading nation is a winning nation

Whether or not a child achieves academic success is largely determined by his or her ability to read by the age of 10. 317 more words

"How Do We Set Them Right For Future Success?"

–submitted by Carol Toussaint; photo by Jeff Burkhart

Wednesday’s speaker, Katherine Magnuson (pictured here with club President Donna Hurd) of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Institute for Research on Poverty, ended her speech with this question.  245 more words

Rotary Club Of Madison

Early Childhood Development Screening Day in Hernando

The MS Early Childhood Inclusion Center is hosting a Developmental Screening Day at the Hernando Library in September. If your child is 5 years old or younger and you have concerns about his/her development, this screening opportunity is for you. 9 more words

Topics Of Interest

Penreach ECD Intern tells all!

” Over the past six months I have been working as an intern in the ECD department of Penreach.  What an experience!!!  If I could describe or summarise the experience in one phrase, it would be “roller-coaster ride”.  591 more words

Early Childhood Development

Lack of Protections in #PersonalizedLearning Software Programs Puts Privacy of Students and Families at Risk

“Digital technologies used in schools are increasingly being harnessed to amplify corporate marketing and profit-making and extend the reach of commercializing activities into every aspect of students’ school lives. 1,068 more words

Civil Rights

Playing Our Part to End the Book Gap!

Early childhood development and literacy plays a major part of an individual’s life trajectory. It is very important for children to have the tools in order to develop important pre-reading skills and support early reading achievement. 121 more words


Winter Survival Tip Four: Relax and Listen: audio stories for kids

I’ve been wanting to discuss audio resources on the blog for a while now. We listen to audio stories a lot in our house, especially over winter. 1,242 more words

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